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# anglo-irish-bank - Monday 1 July, 2013

President Higgins: Anglo Tapes “are not the voices of the people of Ireland”
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# Anglo Tapes

President Higgins: Anglo Tapes “are not the voices of the people of Ireland”

Jul 1st 2013, 8:40 PM 8,674 Views 90 Comments

Michael D reassures Irish people they will be recognised internationally for their spirit and hard work.

Were AIB 'lending money to every cowboy in town'?
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# Anglo Tapes

Were AIB 'lending money to every cowboy in town'?

Jul 1st 2013, 8:06 AM 12,637 Views 41 Comments

AIB and Bank of Ireland are in the spotlight in the latest round of Anglo Tapes by the Irish Independent. Here are some of the more memorable quotes.

# anglo-irish-bank - Sunday 30 June, 2013

“I knew they were bad, bad bad” – David Drumm apologises for language on Anglo tapes
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# Anglo Tapes

“I knew they were bad, bad bad” – David Drumm apologises for language on Anglo tapes

Jun 30th 2013, 8:22 PM 38,714 Views 181 Comments

“I cannot change this now but I can apologise to those who had to listen to it and who were understandably so offended by it,” the former Anglo chief executive said.

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 28 June, 2013

How much would you pay for an Anglo Irish Bank umbrella?
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How much would you pay for an Anglo Irish Bank umbrella?

Jun 28th 2013, 2:40 PM 13,718 Views 36 Comments

For a rainy day.

Angela Merkel: I regard the Anglo Tapes with contempt
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# Anglo Tapes

Angela Merkel: I regard the Anglo Tapes with contempt

Jun 28th 2013, 7:52 AM 17,223 Views 118 Comments

The German chancellor was asked about the controversial recordings of former Anglo Irish Bank executives in Brussels last night.

# anglo-irish-bank - Thursday 27 June, 2013

Pearse Doherty: Gardaí need to investigate the leak of the Anglo Tapes
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# Anglo Tapes

Pearse Doherty: Gardaí need to investigate the leak of the Anglo Tapes

Jun 27th 2013, 9:45 PM 12,817 Views 98 Comments

The Sinn Féin finance spokesperson has said while release of the tapes is in the public interest there are questions to answer about how they got to the Irish Independent.

'Becoming complacent is my only worry' - David Drumm's 2005 take on Anglo
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# Experience The Difference

'Becoming complacent is my only worry' - David Drumm's 2005 take on Anglo

Jun 27th 2013, 9:00 PM 10,575 Views 54 Comments

Three years before the bank guarantee, the then-CEO was talking up Anglo’s hiring policy and describing the outlook for Ireland as ‘very positive indeed’.

Seán Quinn: 'I've apologised to my children for my fundamental mistake'
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# Anglo Irish Bank

Seán Quinn: 'I've apologised to my children for my fundamental mistake'

Jun 27th 2013, 6:06 PM 12,878 Views 123 Comments

The bankrupt former billionaire tells the Impartial Reporter his time in jail has made him determined to clear his name.

‘We need the f**king loans’: 7 more jaw-dropping quotes from the Anglo Tapes
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# Anglo Tapes

‘We need the f**king loans’: 7 more jaw-dropping quotes from the Anglo Tapes

Jun 27th 2013, 9:20 AM 35,858 Views 210 Comments

The bank’s former chief executive David Drumm discusses strategy with head of capital markets John Bowe ahead of a crucial meeting with the authorities in September 2008 in the latest Irish Independent tapes.

# anglo-irish-bank - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Michael Noonan on the Anglo Tapes: 'We could have done without them'
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# Anglo Tapes

Michael Noonan on the Anglo Tapes: 'We could have done without them'

Jun 26th 2013, 6:44 PM 10,803 Views 109 Comments

The finance minister says reporting on the tapes will influence public opinion in the states funding Ireland’s EU bailout.

Poll: How would you vote in a referendum on Oireachtas inquiries?
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# Your Say

Poll: How would you vote in a referendum on Oireachtas inquiries?

Jun 26th 2013, 10:06 AM 6,106 Views 60 Comments

Reports this morning suggest the government might have another go at the polls to increase committee’s powers.

The Anglo Tapes scandal has made the front page of this German tabloid
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# Anglo Tapes

The Anglo Tapes scandal has made the front page of this German tabloid

Jun 26th 2013, 8:28 AM 16,120 Views 113 Comments

And another German newspaper says that Anglo bankers and others should be put in a sack and beaten.

Your chance to own 'a bit of Irish history' as Anglo furniture to be auctioned off
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# Anglo

Your chance to own 'a bit of Irish history' as Anglo furniture to be auctioned off

Jun 26th 2013, 7:15 AM 12,607 Views 39 Comments

Furniture from former offices of the infamous bank in south Dublin will go up for auction this weekend.

Aaron McKenna: Politicians should be investigated over Anglo, not investigating it
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# Opinion

Aaron McKenna: Politicians should be investigated over Anglo, not investigating it

Jun 26th 2013, 7:00 AM 26 Views 73 Comments

What angers me about these telephone recordings is that they are only the tip of the iceberg, writes Aaron McKenna, who says a banking investigation is needed now.

# anglo-irish-bank - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Gilmore 'shocked' by Anglo Tapes, while Howlin is 'personally sickened'
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# Anglo Tapes

Gilmore 'shocked' by Anglo Tapes, while Howlin is 'personally sickened'

Jun 25th 2013, 10:10 AM 10,374 Views 91 Comments

The government has indicated that an inquiry into the bank crisis could get underway later this year.

Poll: Do you have confidence in the planned banking inquiry?
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# Your Say

Poll: Do you have confidence in the planned banking inquiry?

Jun 25th 2013, 9:48 AM 8,921 Views 126 Comments

Brendan Howlin promises a robust inquiry into the night of the bank guarantee.

This was the hold music at Anglo Irish Bank in 2008
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# Anglo Tapes

This was the hold music at Anglo Irish Bank in 2008

Jun 25th 2013, 8:41 AM 18,137 Views 75 Comments

More revelations in today’s Irish Independent which shed new light on the conduct of senior bankers at the toxic bank…

In full: Ex-Anglo exec denies that he tried to mislead the Central Bank
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# Anglo Tapes

In full: Ex-Anglo exec denies that he tried to mislead the Central Bank

Jun 25th 2013, 7:24 AM 8,486 Views 86 Comments

John Bowe, Anglo’s head of capital markets in 2008, insists that recorded exchanges between him and another executive took place “during a period of severe and unprecedented market dislocation”.

# anglo-irish-bank - Monday 24 June, 2013

'Anglo tapes show need for banking inquiry' - man who wants to run inquiry
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# Anglo

'Anglo tapes show need for banking inquiry' - man who wants to run inquiry

Jun 24th 2013, 9:22 PM 9,890 Views 94 Comments

Ciarán Lynch, the chair of the Oireachtas finance committee, says the tapes may be “the tip of the iceberg”.

Anglo tapes 'should be handed over to the Gardaí'
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# Anglo Tapes

Anglo tapes 'should be handed over to the Gardaí'

Jun 24th 2013, 12:45 PM 8,557 Views 103 Comments

Opposition parties have called for Gardaí, the DPP and the Director of Corporate Enforcement to investigate the content of the tapes.

The Anglo Tapes: 9 jaw-dropping quotes from before the bailout
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# Anglo

The Anglo Tapes: 9 jaw-dropping quotes from before the bailout

Jun 24th 2013, 11:41 AM 51,057 Views 196 Comments

There have been calls for a fresh banking inquiry following the revelations in the Irish Independent this morning.

# anglo-irish-bank - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

Unfinished Anglo HQ defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti
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# Anglo

Unfinished Anglo HQ defaced with anti-Semitic graffiti

Jun 5th 2013, 10:35 AM 28,226 Views 233 Comments

The graffiti, shown in our pictures, was discovered this morning and the owner of the site, the Central Bank, is now investigating how a break-in occurred.

# anglo-irish-bank - Saturday 27 April, 2013

Noonan denies ECB instruction to refuse information about IBRC
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# ECB

Noonan denies ECB instruction to refuse information about IBRC

Apr 27th 2013, 7:15 AM 5,508 Views 53 Comments

The finance minister says the ECB has not told Ireland to refuse Freedom of Information requests about the IBRC wind-up.

# anglo-irish-bank - Saturday 20 April, 2013

Union now tells IBRC staff to cooperate with NAMA over new roles
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# Ibrc

Union now tells IBRC staff to cooperate with NAMA over new roles

Apr 20th 2013, 7:00 AM 5,606 Views 9 Comments

The Irish Bank Officials Association is now telling its members at IBRC to cooperate with NAMA if they are interested in roles there having previously said it was “imperative” that they did not cooperate.

# anglo-irish-bank - Saturday 6 April, 2013

Noonan insists IBRC staff can only get statutory redundancy
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# Ibrc

Noonan insists IBRC staff can only get statutory redundancy

Apr 6th 2013, 12:30 PM 8,025 Views 34 Comments

Staff at the former Anglo Irish Bank have seen previously agreed redundancy packages invalidated following the dramatic liquidation of the financial institution in February.

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 29 March, 2013

After four years and €64.1 billion, bank guarantee is finally scrapped
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# Banks

After four years and €64.1 billion, bank guarantee is finally scrapped

Mar 29th 2013, 9:58 AM 17,529 Views 74 Comments

Ireland will still guarantee bonds issued by banks since 2010, but will no longer guarantee new bonds or high-level deposits.

# anglo-irish-bank - Wednesday 27 March, 2013

Column: How can lay juries cope with serious fraud cases, like that of Anglo Irish Bank?
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# Opinion

Column: How can lay juries cope with serious fraud cases, like that of Anglo Irish Bank?

Mar 27th 2013, 7:00 AM 166 Views 23 Comments

With over 24 million documents and a court case that could take over six months, the availability of jurors and their understanding of this complex trial is being flagged by legal professionals. Nuala Haughey explores the future of juries in white collar crime cases.

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 22 March, 2013

'All we're looking for is a fair deal' - An IBRC worker on the impact of liquidation
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# Opinion

'All we're looking for is a fair deal' - An IBRC worker on the impact of liquidation

Mar 22nd 2013, 6:30 AM 178 Views 34 Comments

Since the bank formerly known as Anglo Irish Bank was liquidated last month ordinary workers have been left in the dark as to their fate and that of redundancy packages they’d agreed prior to ‘promnight’. Here, an employee speaks out…

# anglo-irish-bank - Thursday 7 March, 2013

Eamon Gilmore: Labour has brought Ireland from chaos to stability in two years
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# Opinion

Eamon Gilmore: Labour has brought Ireland from chaos to stability in two years

Mar 7th 2013, 7:00 AM 28 Views 167 Comments

Labour has had to make some tough choices in government but, as a result, Ireland can be more confident about its future, writes Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore.

# anglo-irish-bank - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Pics: Seán FitzPatrick and former Anglo execs back in court
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# Anglo Case

Pics: Seán FitzPatrick and former Anglo execs back in court

Mar 6th 2013, 3:59 PM 7,042 Views 0 Comments

The former head of the now defunct bank was back in court today ahead of his and two other former bank executives’ trial next year.

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 1 March, 2013

Seán Fitzpatrick back in court on 12 charges
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Seán Fitzpatrick back in court on 12 charges

Mar 1st 2013, 7:25 AM 7,053 Views 0 Comments

The 64-year-old faces charges of making 12 counts of misleading Anglo Irish Bank’s auditors.

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 15 February, 2013

IBRC senior executives will not get termination pay-off: Noonan
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# Ibrc

IBRC senior executives will not get termination pay-off: Noonan

Feb 15th 2013, 7:15 PM 9,733 Views 49 Comments

Michael Noonan has said Mike Aynsley and other senior IBRC figures are entitled only to their statutory minimums.

# anglo-irish-bank - Sunday 10 February, 2013

# anglo-irish-bank - Saturday 9 February, 2013

Timeline: The 24 hours that secured the promissory note deal
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# Prom Night

Timeline: The 24 hours that secured the promissory note deal

Feb 9th 2013, 8:00 AM 6,047 Views 94 Comments

It was dramatic, chaotic, uncertain and very confusing as Ireland struck a deal to tear up the promissory notes and repay Anglo’s debts over a longer period. Here’s how it unfolded…

# anglo-irish-bank - Friday 8 February, 2013

Poll: Did the government get a good deal on the promissory notes?
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# Your Say

Poll: Did the government get a good deal on the promissory notes?

Feb 8th 2013, 9:41 AM 11,772 Views 190 Comments

The government argues that swapping the €3.06 billion annual payments for long-term bonds is the best we could have got, but others argue we’re still paying the debt. What do you think?

# anglo-irish-bank - Thursday 7 February, 2013

Column: Will the young pay for the sins of the old under the promissory note deal?
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# Opinion

Column: Will the young pay for the sins of the old under the promissory note deal?

Feb 7th 2013, 7:15 PM 39 Views 56 Comments

The restructured debt obligation will give the Government fiscal space and breathing room. Whether this benefits the young depends on what they do with that time, writes Sam Brazys.

In full: 'The annual promissory note payments are gone' - Enda Kenny
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# Promissory Notes

In full: 'The annual promissory note payments are gone' - Enda Kenny

Feb 7th 2013, 2:57 PM 22,276 Views 154 Comments

The Taoiseach’s full speech to the Dáil on the revised promissory note arrangements which will see the IOUs replaced with long-term government bonds.

Supreme Court adjourns promissory note appeal as TDs seek to join case
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# Promissory Notes

Supreme Court adjourns promissory note appeal as TDs seek to join case

Feb 7th 2013, 1:33 PM 6,777 Views 44 Comments

David Hall says his case concerns issues wider than that of the €3.06 billion payment due in March that now appears unlikely following the liquidation of IBRC overnight.

Explainer: What happened last night? Why was IBRC liquidated? What happens now?
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# Promissory Notes

Explainer: What happened last night? Why was IBRC liquidated? What happens now?

Feb 7th 2013, 11:04 AM 38,581 Views 119 Comments

Why on earth were the Dáil and Seanad sitting until the small hours of this morning? This might help…